Course Description

Today’s fast-moving world is creating increasingly complex and unexpected challenges for families. Things are changing so fast that having a ‘rulebook’ doesn’t make sense. In order to be able to be responsive to the problems we don’t even know are coming yet, we have to look beyond ‘rules’ and consider values as a more effective guiding tool.

Dr. Roberts created the 7-Point Parental Compass to create a practical “navigational” tool to help raise resilient children who can be strong in the face of adversity to come.

The Parental Compass has two key goals:

  • Strengthen the parent-child bond
  • Become a more effective problem-solver

These goals combine to create the recipe for resilience - the ability to ‘bounce back’ or recover from difficult situations. The elements of the compass are based on Dr. Roberts' clinical experience and the latest research. 

This course will show you how the compass works, giving you some practical wisdom to increase the odds of having a positive outcome for your family.

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Course curriculum

  • 01
    Intro to the Parental Compass
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  • 02
    Point #1 - Start Early
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    • Start Early Video
  • 03
    Point #2 - Unconditional Love
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    • Unconditional Love Video
    • Activity - Unconditional Love Ages 3 to 6
  • 04
    Point #3 - Stay Current
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    • Stay Current Video
    • Activity - Social Media for Ages 6 to 9
  • 05
    Point #4 - Smart Boundaries
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    • Smart Boundaries Video
    • The Concentric Rings
  • 06
    Point #5 - Nurture Relationships
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    • Nurture Relationships Video
    • Activity - Nurturing Relationships for Ages 3 to 9
    • Activity - Nurturing Relationships for All Ages
    • Activity - Nurturing Relationships for Ages 3 to 9
  • 07
    Point #6 - Build Resilience
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    • Build Resilience Video
  • 08
    Point #7 - Lose Stigma & Prejudice
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    • Lose Stigma & Prejudice Video
    • Activity - Lose Stigma & Prejudice Ages 3 to 6
  • 09
    Parental Compass - Course Recap
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  • Instructor

    Dr. Jillian Roberts has been working with children for more than twenty years, first as a primary schoolteacher, then as a child psychologist and an associate professor of educational psychology at the University of Victoria. She is the author of the critically acclaimed “Just Enough” book series for children and the creator of the “Key Facts of Life” app. She has also published numerous scholarly articles and given presentations on educational and health psychology around the world. Jillian is also a wife and mother of three children.

    Dr. Jillian Roberts

    Child Psychologist